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Published: 17 November 2011

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780199581351

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The Arrest of Ships in Private International Law

Verónica Ruiz Abou-Nigm

Oxford Private International Law Series

  • A unique private international law approach towards arrest of ships
  • Valuable comparative analysis of specific functions of arrest of ships
  • Analyses the legal framework affecting the security function of arrest of ships, bringing clarity to an area of uncertainty and helpfully distinguishing it from maritime liens
  • Examines the jurisdictional function of arrest of ships, ultimately advocating a positive approach through international judicial co-operation
  • Examines important aspects of the 1999 International Arrest Convention